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Simple Steps To Melodies

Posted by on Jan 5, 2018 | Comments Off on Simple Steps To Melodies

Melodies are one of the most difficult parts of songwriting, but you can become very proficient at it with some basic tools, meaning you...

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Ghost Songs: Melody Writing

Posted by on Aug 15, 2015 | 0 comments

Stuck with a blank page and nothing is really inspiring you? Start with a song you like and build a new one! It’s called a...

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Radiohead “Creep” Inspired By 1972 Song?

Posted by on Jun 13, 2015 | 0 comments

Wondering how “ghost song” songwriting exercises turn into  hits? Radiohead gave credit to the songwriter and song that...

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5 Tips To Better Melodies

Posted by on May 9, 2015 | 0 comments

One of a songwriter’s biggest challenges is melody – especially if you consider yourself a lyricist! Original melodies, even...

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Melody Writing For Pop Songs

Posted by on Sep 2, 2014 | 0 comments

The below is taken from a chat board and it part of a much larger post.  I’ve broken it up to create an easier read and added a few...

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6 Essential Songwriting Books On Melody

Posted by on Jul 27, 2014 | 0 comments

Melodies are the messaging highway of your song. They help maintain the interest of your listener (like scenery along the route), give...

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How Melody And Lyrics Work Together

Posted by on Apr 11, 2014 | 0 comments

Melody and lyrics play a key part in: (1) differentiating your song, (2) communicating your message, and (3) creating a compelling,...

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Melody And The Lyric

Posted by on May 25, 2009 | 0 comments

Your melody is one of the most important components of your song. It can separate your song from the sea of songs out there. It’s...

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